Beauty / Cosmetics, Health
How Important are Looks in Japan? Beauty Standards and Guide to Dress Up

How Important are Looks in Japan? Beauty Standards and Guide to Dress Up

Jul 22, 2019

When you walk on a street in Tokyo, or even in most places around Japan, did you realise that most J... Read More...

Festivals, Culture
Tanabata: The Summer Festival of Star-Crossed Lovers

Tanabata: The Summer Festival of Star-Crossed Lovers

Jul 20, 2019

  You’ve heard of Romeo and Juliet, but do you know about Orihime and Hikoboshi? Starting on... Read More...

Beauty / Cosmetics
Korean Make-up and Fashion Trends in Japan

Korean Make-up and Fashion Trends in Japan

Jun 28, 2019

  The Expansion of Korea Culture in Japan Recently, there is a huge South Korean flourish... Read More...

Language, Culture
Sumimasen, What Is Its Meaning and What Are Some Other Helpful Polite Japanese Words?

Sumimasen, What Is Its Meaning and What Are Some Other Helpful Polite Japanese Words?

Jun 14, 2019

  Politeness Just like the Canadians in North America, Japanese people have a worldwide r... Read More...

Work, Culture
Top 14 Things You Should Know About an Enkai (Japanese Office Party)

Top 14 Things You Should Know About an Enkai (Japanese Office Party)

Jun 7, 2019

So you’re living in Japan, and have settled into your working life and now have been invited to the ... Read More...

Language
BondLingo: Learn Japanese Whenever, Wherever!

BondLingo: Learn Japanese Whenever, Wherever!

Jun 5, 2019

For anyone with an interest in Japan, learning Japanese has probably crossed your mind at least once... Read More...

Culture
Top 13 Things to Know About Japanese Temples and Shrines

Top 13 Things to Know About Japanese Temples and Shrines

May 2, 2019

Are you visiting Japan and doing your rounds of the thousands of temples and shrines dotted around t... Read More...

Food, Culture
5 Things To Avoid During a Japanese Meal

5 Things To Avoid During a Japanese Meal

Apr 28, 2019

When a tourist first arrives in Japan; he or she usually comes armed with tons of information useful... Read More...

Culture
Japanese Pop Culture Quiz

Japanese Pop Culture Quiz

Apr 26, 2019

The test will tell whether you're an expert in Japanese pop culture by asking 8 questions about Ja... Read More...

Festivals
Kanamara Matsuri / かなまら祭り, One of Many Interesting Experiences Not to Miss in Kawasaki!

Kanamara Matsuri / かなまら祭り, One of Many Interesting Experiences Not to Miss in Kawasaki!

Apr 24, 2019

What is Kanamara Matsuri? And Why You Shouldn't Miss This Experience!   Kanamara Matsuri (か... Read More...

Arts, Outdoor Activities
Best of the Best: Peaceful Gardens to Spend Time in and Around Japan

Best of the Best: Peaceful Gardens to Spend Time in and Around Japan

Apr 14, 2019

What are the Best Gardens You’ve been to in Japan? Since I moved to Japan, one of my absolute favor... Read More...

Travel, Outdoor Activities, Culture
Experiencing Japanese Culture Through a Two Day Trip through Zao and Shiroishi

Experiencing Japanese Culture Through a Two Day Trip through Zao and Shiroishi

Apr 2, 2019   PR  

My Two Day Cultural Trip through Zao and Shiroishi     Outside the classic Japanese r... Read More...

Culture
Etiquette of a Japanese Business Dinner: A Guide for Foreigners

Etiquette of a Japanese Business Dinner: A Guide for Foreigners

Mar 31, 2019

You’re sitting at a table with people you’re not very familiar with. At the head of the table sits y... Read More...

Culture
Top 6 Unique Trends You Can Only Find in Japan

Top 6 Unique Trends You Can Only Find in Japan

Mar 27, 2019

Sure, you might know Japanese popular culture in-and-out. Who knows, you might be an “otaku”. You... Read More...

Golden Week, Festivals, Travel, Entertainment
Why are there so many Public holidays in Japan?

Why are there so many Public holidays in Japan?

Mar 26, 2019

Is there a reason why there are so many public holidays in Japan? According to the data collected... Read More...

Relationships, Move To Japan, Culture
Where in Japan are You From? Does Your Birth Prefecture Change Who You Are?

Where in Japan are You From? Does Your Birth Prefecture Change Who You Are?

Mar 18, 2019

      Are There Big Differences Between People Depending on Birth Prefectu... Read More...

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